Night-Glo

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Night-Glo
Night-Glo.jpg
Studio album by
Released1985
RecordedJune–August 1985
StudioGrog Kill Studio, Willow, New York
GenreJazz
Length36:22
LabelWatt/ECM
ProducerCarla Bley & Steve Swallow
Carla Bley chronology
Heavy Heart
(1983)
Night-Glo
(1985)
Sextet
(1986)
Steve Swallow chronology
Home
(1980)
Night-Glo
(1985)
Carla
(1987)

Night-Glo is an album by American composer, bandleader and keyboardist Carla Bley with bassist Steve Swallow recorded and released on the Watt/ECM label in 1985.[1][2]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Richard S. Ginell awarded the album 2½ stars and stated "a relaxed, easygoing, easy-listening series of compositions that nearly spills over into fuzak... Bley permits the lazy pina-colada mood to amble undisturbed from track to track".[3] The Penguin Guide to Jazz awarded the album 2½ stars.[4]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2.5/5 stars[3]
Penguin Guide to Jazz2.5/4 stars[4]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Carla Bley.

  1. "Pretend You're in Love" - 4:30
  2. "Night-Glo" - 6:45
  3. "Rut" - 7:37
  4. "Crazy With You" - 5:13
  5. "Wildlife: Horns/Paws Without Claws/Sex With Birds" - 12:33

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carla Bley discography accessed August 5, 2010
  2. ^ ECM/WATT discography accessed August 25, 2016
  3. ^ a b Ginell, R. S. Allmusic Review accessed August 5, 2010
  4. ^ a b Cook, Richard; Brian Morton (2008) [1992]. The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings. The Penguin Guide to Jazz (9th ed.). New York: Penguin. p. 131. ISBN 978-0-14-103401-0.